Certificate IV

National Code: SIT40713

Course information

This qualification has been replaced by a new version across Australia. The new version will shortly become available at North Coast TAFE. If you have any questions about this please contact us.

About the course

Course Number: SIT40713-01V01

Do you have an eye for detail and a taste for cake?  Our Certificate IV Patisserie qualification is where you can develop your creative flair in a career in the world of desserts.  You will develop your technical skills and knowledge about advanced cake decorating and finishing, chocolate work, pastry and ice cream.

Our NC TAFE Commercial Cookery qualifications give you the complete 'Paddock to Plate' or 'Farm to Fork' experience.  As a student you will have the opportunity to work in our campus restaurants (The Nightcap in Wollongbar, Caldera in Kingscliff).  Our Wollongbar campus in particular, has a horticulture section which provides access fresh organic vegetable produce, as well as an extensive herb garden, orchard, and a worm farm.  This ability to select and work with real ingredients from the source is a unique feature of our offerings.

This qualification is suitable for an Australian traineeship pathway. 

TAFE to Uni Pathway
Offers TAFE to Uni pathway
  • What you'll learn

  • Entry requirements

  • Future study pathways

  • Career opportunities

  • TAFE 2 uni pathways

  • Get credit for previous study and life experience

Other student services offered with this course

Counselling and career services
Disability support services
Libraries and information services

Study Modes

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North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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Your government subsidised fee, and your eligibility for concessions, exemptions and scholarships, are all calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

The 2017 subsidised fees indicated on this page are indicative only and based on 2016 fees. The state government may make some small changes to fees and subsidies for 2017 enrolments and we will update our site if and when that happens.

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